Jessica Oldani of Oldani Entrepreneurial Law will lead us through a fun, interactive quiz for entrepreneurs.This presentation touches on a number of relevant legal issues for freelancers, startups, entrepreneurs, and small-to-medium businesses. We will discuss intellectual property, proper business formation and maintenance, classification of employees and independent contractors, and more. Come test your knowledge. Bring your questions. These are topics every business needs to know!
Ms. Oldani holds a Juris Doctor (J.D.) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Business and Trade Law from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois, with LL.M coursework certificates in International Corporate and Finance Law and International Trade Law. Prior to founding Oldani Entrepreneurial Law, P.C., Ms. Oldani practiced international business and trade law at a boutique Chicago-based firm representing multinational business clients. Years prior, after graduating from Washington University in St. Louis, Ms. Oldani founded and ran her first business, a successful Chicago-area not-for-profit corporation. Ms. Oldani brings real-world operational and bottom-line intelligence to her practice, advising small-to-midmarket businesses on structuring and protecting domestic and international entities, relationships, and transactions. Ms. Oldani represents for-profit and not-for-profit clients in a wide range of industries, and serves as a knowledgeable and trusted advisor, not only for her clients, but also within the local business community. In addition to running her practice, Ms. Oldani serves on the City of Evanston Minority, Women, and Evanston Business Enterprise Development Committee, working to address community and small business development. Ms. Oldani is a member of the American Bar Association’s (“ABA’s) Section of Intellectual Property (“IP”) Law and of the ABA IP Law Section’s Copyright Legislation Committee. Ms. Oldani is a respected speaker on legal issues relevant to entrepreneurs and business leaders.